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The Singapore Airshow was billed as one of the most important aerospace exhibitions in the world. Here are some of the highlights.
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) is set to emerge as a serious competitor in the commercial aviation market over the next 20 years.
John Garrison, CEO at Bell Helicopter, describes the level of interest from Asian defense buyers for the firm's V-22 aircraft.
Inside the cargo hold of a Boeing C-17 transport plane, Herbert Carlisle, United States Commander of the Pacific Air Forces, discusses how the plane is used for relief operations.
Christian Scherer, Head of Commercial at Airbus Defense and Space, explains why economic growth, not regional tensions, is fueling Asia's need for defense technology.
While Asia may be seeing growth, private jet manufactures are turning to the U.S. to drive big orders as the world's largest economy recovers.
George Standridge, Vice President of Business Development at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, discusses its wave energy project and how it is being affected by reduced U.S. military budgets.
Could Chinese plane maker COMAC start eating in Airbus' lunch? CNBC's Sri Jegarajah asked that to Airbus COO John Leahy at the Singapore Airshow.
Derek Mitchell, U.S. ambassador to Myanmar, discusses investment and how the newly emerged nation can mitigate the resource curse.
On board a Gulfstream G650 at the Singapore Airshow, Joe Lombardo, Executive Vice President, Aerospace Group, General Dynamics, describes the firm's growth strategy.
As competition between budget airlines heats up, the appeal in going low-cost for the long-haul appears to be growing.
Asia will lead global demand for aircraft for the next few decades, says Fabrice Bregier, CEO of Airbus, adding that the sector's growth in the region should be faster than expected.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah sat down with Mike Arcamone, Bombardier's President for Commercial Aircrafts, in a mock- up C-Series jet and asked him if orders in emerging Asia are growing.
China's decision to open up its skies could be a “game changing” move for low-cost carriers, Honeywell Aerospace said on Tuesday.
John Harris, CEO at Raytheon International, says precision weapon systems and surveillance programs are some of the sectors drawing interest at the Singapore Airshow.
A fresh fleet of fuel-efficient Boeing 787s will be a "game-changer" for Singapore Airlines' budget carrier Scoot, the firm's CEO told CNBC.
Richard Bruton, Ireland Minister for Jobs, discusses foreign investment in Ireland and the country's plans to launch a dedicated platform for aviation-related debt.
Michael Huerta, Administrator, U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, says Indian authorities must be able to provide oversight of their carriers.